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[OpEd] “Humanity at the precipice: Human development through a green lens”

The latest United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Human Development Report shows we need nothing less than a societal transformation if the next frontier of human progress is to succeed. This…  


Broken societies put people and planet on collision course, says UNDP

The COVID-19 pandemic is the latest crisis facing the world, but unless humans release their grip on nature, it won’t be the last, according to a new report by the United Nations Development Programme…  


Japan, OPAPP, and UNDP turn over Joint Peace and Security Station in North Cotabato

Pikit, North Cotabato – The Embassy of Japan in the Philippines, the Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (OPAPP), and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in the…  


UNDP turns over 5 medical ventilators to the province of Lanao del Sur

Lanao del Sur, 3 December 2020 – The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in the Philippines spearheaded by Resident Representative Dr. Selva Ramachandran turned over 5 medical ventilators to…  


DTI launches EMPOWER PH platform for protective wear acquisition

The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in the Philippines, inaugurated the EMPOWER PH platform, a collaborative website which…  


Norway and UNDP launch partnership to strengthen youth engagement and women’s involvement in peacebuilding in the Bangsamoro Region

– In a virtual signing ceremony, Norwegian Ambassador to the Philippines, H.E. Bjørn Staurset Jahnsen, and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in the Philippines Resident Representative, Dr.…  


MILG-BARMM partners with UNDP to improve LGU governance, service delivery via digitalization

The newly appointed Resident Representative of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in the Philippines, Dr. Selva Ramachandran, joined Atty. Naguib Sinarimbo, Minister of Interior and Local…  


PHP1M to Go to Mindoro’s Rangers this Tamaraw Month

TAMARAW MONTH (October 2020) – Pong Capati emigrated from the Philippines to America in 1982, retiring after 30 years of work. Last July, he heard about #TogetherforTamaraws, an online fundraising…  


United Nations Development Programme welcomes new Resident Representative in the Philippines

Metro Manila, 29 Oct 2020 – In a virtual courtesy call, the newly appointed Resident Representative of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in the Philippines, Dr. Selva Ramachandran,…  


MSME Sector is key to COVID-19 Inclusive Recovery for PH

Despite the lifting of the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) in Metro Manila, majority of the micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) are still temporarily closed or are operating at decreased…  

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